NBA & ABA Career Leaders and Records for Assists Per Game

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NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player APG
1. Magic Johnson* 11.19
2. John Stockton* 10.51
3. Chris Paul 9.95
4. Oscar Robertson* 9.51
5. Isiah Thomas* 9.26
6. Kevin Johnson 9.13
7. John Wall 8.96
8. Rajon Rondo 8.70
9. Jason Kidd 8.69
10. Steve Nash 8.49
11. Norm Nixon 8.32
12. Deron Williams 8.27
13. Tim Hardaway 8.18
14. Kevin Porter 8.06
15. Mark Jackson 7.97
16. Guy Rodgers* 7.75
17. Stephon Marbury 7.65
18. Russell Westbrook 7.59
19. Muggsy Bogues 7.57
20. Bob Cousy* 7.53
21. Johnny Moore 7.43
22. Tiny Archibald* 7.39
23. Rod Strickland 7.30
24. Baron Davis 7.22
25. Micheal Ray Richardson 7.01
26. Norm Van Lier 6.99
27. John Lucas 6.95
28. LeBron James 6.90
29. Stephen Curry 6.85
30. Mark Price 6.74
31. Mookie Blaylock 6.72
32. Gary Payton* 6.72
33. Maurice Cheeks 6.71
34. Lenny Wilkens* 6.70
35. Jerry West* 6.69
36. Larry Brown* 6.67
37. Nick Van Exel 6.56
38. Pooh Richardson 6.54
39. Andre Miller 6.54
40. Scott Skiles 6.47
41. Jose Calderon 6.46
42. Michael Adams 6.45
43. Phil Ford 6.40
44. Larry Bird* 6.35
45. Reggie Theus 6.29
46. Fat Lever 6.24
47. Derrick Rose 6.20
48. Ty Lawson 6.19
49. Allen Iverson* 6.15
50. Nate McMillan 6.15
51. Brevin Knight 6.15
52. Slick Watts 6.13
53. Damon Stoudamire 6.12
54. Walt Frazier* 6.11
55. Jamaal Tinsley 6.09
56. Terrell Brandon 6.09
57. Jrue Holiday 6.08
58. Kenny Anderson 6.06
59. Steve Francis 6.03
60. Raymond Felton 5.99
61. Dave Bing* 5.99
62. John Bagley 5.99
63. Sam Cassell 5.98
64. Sherman Douglas 5.93
65. Brandon Jennings 5.90
66. Tony Parker 5.88
67. Jason Williams 5.85
68. T.J. Ford 5.82
69. Dwyane Wade 5.78
70. Micheal Williams 5.77
71. Ray Williams 5.77
72. Dick McGuire* 5.70
73. Kyle Lowry 5.68
74. Doc Rivers 5.66
75. Clyde Drexler* 5.64
76. Terry Porter 5.62
77. Mike Conley 5.62
78. Gus Williams 5.57
79. Avery Johnson 5.55
80. Johnny Dawkins 5.54
81. Kenny Smith 5.53
82. Rickey Green 5.52
83. Mike Bibby 5.51
84. Jay Humphries 5.51
85. Derek Harper 5.49
86. Gary Grant 5.46
87. Pete Maravich* 5.41
88. Sleepy Floyd 5.41
89. Chauncey Billups 5.40
90. Andy Phillip* 5.36
91. Warren Jabali 5.34
92. Spud Webb 5.33
93. Al Smith 5.32
94. Tyreke Evans 5.30
95. Gilbert Arenas 5.27
96. Michael Jordan* 5.25
97. Jameer Nelson 5.24
98. Kelvin Ransey 5.23
99. Scottie Pippen* 5.21
100. Larry Drew 5.18
101. Jeff Teague 5.16
102. Paul Pressey 5.13
103. Eddie Johnson 5.09
104. Geoff Huston 5.06
105. Alvin Robertson 5.04
106. Bill Melchionni 5.03
107. Eric Snow 5.02
108. Rory Sparrow 5.01
109. Anfernee Hardaway 5.01
110. Dennis Johnson* 5.00
111. Darnell Valentine 4.97
112. Richie Guerin* 4.97
113. Walt Hazzard 4.91
114. James Harden 4.91
115. Jeff Hornacek 4.90
116. Charlie Scott 4.90
117. Brad Davis 4.90
118. Jo Jo White* 4.89
119. Louie Dampier* 4.88
120. Mo Williams 4.88
121. Bob Davies* 4.87
122. Chris Childs 4.87
123. Darren Collison 4.86
124. Eric Murdock 4.86
125. Rick Barry* 4.85
126. Kirk Hinrich 4.83
127. Archie Clark 4.82
128. Tom Henderson 4.82
129. John Havlicek* 4.81
130. Vern Fleming 4.81
131. Mack Calvin 4.79
132. Rafer Alston 4.77
133. Allen Leavell 4.77
134. Monta Ellis 4.77
135. George King 4.76
136. Winston Garland 4.74
137. Foots Walker 4.73
138. Goran Dragic 4.69
139. Armond Hill 4.69
140. Kobe Bryant 4.69
141. Gail Goodrich* 4.66
142. Robert Pack 4.63
143. Geoff Petrie 4.61
144. Randy Smith 4.60
145. Andre Iguodala 4.59
146. Don Buse 4.58
147. Larry Costello 4.55
148. Darrell Walker 4.55
149. Joe Dumars* 4.53
150. Lucius Allen 4.52
151. Chuck Williams 4.50
152. Johnny Davis 4.49
153. Jarrett Jack 4.48
154. Jimmy Jones 4.47
155. Luke Ridnour 4.47
156. Lionel Hollins 4.47
157. Wilt Chamberlain* 4.44
158. Chris Duhon 4.44
159. Tracy McGrady 4.44
160. Devin Harris 4.43
161. Earl Watson 4.41
162. Calvin Murphy* 4.39
163. David Wesley 4.38
164. Art Williams 4.37
165. Jeff McInnis 4.36
166. Paul Westphal 4.36
167. Quinn Buckner 4.33
168. Elgin Baylor* 4.31
169. K.C. Jones* 4.30
170. Ricky Sobers 4.29
171. Billy Cunningham* 4.29
172. Jack George 4.29
173. Bill Russell* 4.26
174. Tom Gola* 4.24
175. Ramon Sessions 4.24
  Chris Webber 4.24
177. Slater Martin* 4.24
178. Wes Matthews 4.20
179. Michael Cooper 4.20
180. Andrew Toney 4.20
181. Joe Johnson 4.18
182. Julius Erving* 4.16
183. Brian Shaw 4.15
184. Frank Johnson 4.15
185. Connie Hawkins* 4.15
186. Grant Hill 4.14
187. Brian Taylor 4.12
188. Brian Winters 4.11
189. Jason Terry 4.09
190. Alvin Williams 4.08
191. Alvan Adams 4.06
192. Hal Greer* 4.05
193. Darrell Armstrong 4.04
194. Blake Griffin 4.03
195. Charlie Ward 4.03
196. Danny Ainge 4.03
197. Mike Newlin 4.02
198. Latrell Sprewell 4.01
199. Fatty Taylor 4.00
200. Kyle Macy 3.99
201. D.J. Augustin 3.98
202. Freddie Lewis 3.97
203. Howard Komives 3.96
204. Steve Blake 3.96
205. Manu Ginobili 3.96
206. Greg Anthony 3.96
207. Jamal Mashburn 3.95
208. Mike Dunleavy 3.93
209. Charles Barkley* 3.93
210. John Roche 3.92
211. Bimbo Coles 3.89
212. Phil Smith 3.89
213. Lester Conner 3.88
214. Wes Unseld* 3.88
215. Jim Cleamons 3.88
216. Earl Monroe* 3.88
217. Ron Harper 3.88
218. Herm Gilliam 3.85
219. James Silas 3.84
220. Roger Brown* 3.83
221. Jalen Rose 3.82
222. Mario Chalmers 3.82
223. Eric Money 3.81
224. Sedale Threatt 3.80
225. Dave Cowens* 3.80
226. Eddie Jordan 3.80
227. Anthony Carter 3.79
228. Willie Anderson 3.79
229. John Johnson 3.78
230. Ron Lee 3.77
231. Bob Sura 3.77
232. Paul Seymour 3.76
233. Jeff Mullins 3.76
234. Evan Turner 3.76
235. Walter Davis 3.75
236. Sam Lacey 3.75
237. World B. Free 3.75
238. Bob Weiss 3.74
239. Mike Gale 3.74
240. Gene Shue 3.73
241. Kevin Garnett 3.72
242. Kevin Loughery 3.71
243. Brad Daugherty 3.70
244. Jack McMahon 3.70
245. Lamar Odom 3.70
246. Jim Price 3.70
247. Ron Boone 3.69
248. Toni Kukoc 3.69
249. Kevin Durant 3.69
250. Larry Jones 3.68

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player APG
1. Magic Johnson* 11.19
2. John Stockton* 10.51
3. Chris Paul 9.95
4. Oscar Robertson* 9.51
5. Isiah Thomas* 9.26
6. Kevin Johnson 9.13
7. John Wall 8.96
8. Rajon Rondo 8.70
9. Jason Kidd 8.69
10. Steve Nash 8.49
11. Norm Nixon 8.32
12. Deron Williams 8.27
13. Tim Hardaway 8.18
14. Kevin Porter 8.06
15. Mark Jackson 7.97
16. Guy Rodgers* 7.75
17. Stephon Marbury 7.65
18. Russell Westbrook 7.59
19. Muggsy Bogues 7.57
20. Bob Cousy* 7.53
21. Johnny Moore 7.43
22. Tiny Archibald* 7.39
23. Rod Strickland 7.30
24. Baron Davis 7.22
25. Micheal Ray Richardson 7.01
26. Norm Van Lier 6.99
27. John Lucas 6.95
28. LeBron James 6.90
29. Stephen Curry 6.85
30. Mark Price 6.74
31. Mookie Blaylock 6.72
32. Gary Payton* 6.72
33. Maurice Cheeks 6.71
34. Lenny Wilkens* 6.70
35. Jerry West* 6.69
36. Nick Van Exel 6.56
37. Pooh Richardson 6.54
38. Andre Miller 6.54
39. Scott Skiles 6.47
40. Jose Calderon 6.46
41. Michael Adams 6.45
42. Phil Ford 6.40
43. Larry Bird* 6.35
44. Reggie Theus 6.29
45. Fat Lever 6.24
46. Derrick Rose 6.20
47. Ty Lawson 6.19
48. Allen Iverson* 6.15
49. Nate McMillan 6.15
50. Brevin Knight 6.15
51. Slick Watts 6.13
52. Damon Stoudamire 6.12
53. Walt Frazier* 6.11
54. Jamaal Tinsley 6.09
55. Terrell Brandon 6.09
56. Jrue Holiday 6.08
57. Kenny Anderson 6.06
58. Steve Francis 6.03
59. Raymond Felton 5.99
60. Dave Bing* 5.99
61. John Bagley 5.99
62. Sam Cassell 5.98
63. Sherman Douglas 5.93
64. Brandon Jennings 5.90
65. Tony Parker 5.88
66. Jason Williams 5.85
67. T.J. Ford 5.82
68. Dwyane Wade 5.78
69. Micheal Williams 5.77
70. Ray Williams 5.77
71. Dick McGuire* 5.70
72. Kyle Lowry 5.68
73. Doc Rivers 5.66
74. Clyde Drexler* 5.64
75. Terry Porter 5.62
76. Mike Conley 5.62
77. Gus Williams 5.57
78. Avery Johnson 5.55
79. Johnny Dawkins 5.54
80. Kenny Smith 5.53
81. Rickey Green 5.52
82. Mike Bibby 5.51
83. Jay Humphries 5.51
84. Derek Harper 5.49
85. Gary Grant 5.46
86. Pete Maravich* 5.41
87. Sleepy Floyd 5.41
88. Chauncey Billups 5.40
89. Andy Phillip* 5.36
90. Spud Webb 5.33
91. Tyreke Evans 5.30
92. Gilbert Arenas 5.27
93. Michael Jordan* 5.25
94. Jameer Nelson 5.24
95. Kelvin Ransey 5.23
96. Scottie Pippen* 5.21
97. Larry Drew 5.18
98. Jeff Teague 5.16
99. Paul Pressey 5.13
100. Eddie Johnson 5.09
101. Rick Barry* 5.06
102. Geoff Huston 5.06
103. Alvin Robertson 5.04
104. Eric Snow 5.02
105. Rory Sparrow 5.01
106. Anfernee Hardaway 5.01
107. Dennis Johnson* 5.00
108. Darnell Valentine 4.97
109. Richie Guerin* 4.97
110. Walt Hazzard 4.91
111. James Harden 4.91
112. Jeff Hornacek 4.90
113. Brad Davis 4.90
114. Jo Jo White* 4.89
115. Mo Williams 4.88
116. Bob Davies* 4.87
117. Chris Childs 4.87
118. Darren Collison 4.86
119. Eric Murdock 4.86
120. Kirk Hinrich 4.83
121. Archie Clark 4.82
122. Tom Henderson 4.82
123. Charlie Scott 4.81
124. John Havlicek* 4.81
125. Vern Fleming 4.81
126. Rafer Alston 4.77
127. Allen Leavell 4.77
128. Monta Ellis 4.77
129. George King 4.76
130. Winston Garland 4.74
131. Foots Walker 4.73
132. Goran Dragic 4.69
133. Armond Hill 4.69
134. Kobe Bryant 4.69
135. Gail Goodrich* 4.66
136. Robert Pack 4.63
137. Geoff Petrie 4.61
138. Randy Smith 4.60
139. Andre Iguodala 4.59
140. Larry Costello 4.55
141. Darrell Walker 4.55
142. Joe Dumars* 4.53
143. Lucius Allen 4.52
144. Don Buse 4.51
145. Johnny Davis 4.49
146. Jarrett Jack 4.48
147. Luke Ridnour 4.47
148. Lionel Hollins 4.47
149. Wilt Chamberlain* 4.44
150. Chris Duhon 4.44
151. Tracy McGrady 4.44
152. Devin Harris 4.43
153. Earl Watson 4.41
154. Art Williams 4.39
155. Calvin Murphy* 4.39
156. David Wesley 4.38
157. Jeff McInnis 4.36
158. Paul Westphal 4.36
159. Mike Gale 4.34
160. Quinn Buckner 4.33
161. Elgin Baylor* 4.31
162. K.C. Jones* 4.30
163. Ricky Sobers 4.29
164. Jack George 4.29
165. Bill Russell* 4.26
166. Tom Gola* 4.24
167. Ramon Sessions 4.24
  Chris Webber 4.24
169. Slater Martin* 4.24
170. Wes Matthews 4.20
171. Michael Cooper 4.20
172. Andrew Toney 4.20
173. Joe Johnson 4.18
174. Brian Shaw 4.15
175. Frank Johnson 4.15
176. Grant Hill 4.14
177. Brian Winters 4.11
178. Connie Hawkins* 4.11
179. Jason Terry 4.09
180. Alvin Williams 4.08
181. Alvan Adams 4.06
182. Hal Greer* 4.05
183. Darrell Armstrong 4.04
184. Blake Griffin 4.03
185. Charlie Ward 4.03
186. Danny Ainge 4.03
187. Mike Newlin 4.02
188. Billy Cunningham* 4.01
189. Latrell Sprewell 4.01
190. Kyle Macy 3.99
191. D.J. Augustin 3.98
192. Howard Komives 3.96
193. Steve Blake 3.96
194. Manu Ginobili 3.96
195. Greg Anthony 3.96
196. Jamal Mashburn 3.95
197. Mike Dunleavy 3.93
198. Charles Barkley* 3.93
199. Bimbo Coles 3.89
200. Phil Smith 3.89
201. Lester Conner 3.88
202. Wes Unseld* 3.88
203. Jim Cleamons 3.88
204. Earl Monroe* 3.88
205. Ron Harper 3.88
206. Julius Erving* 3.86
207. Herm Gilliam 3.85
208. Jalen Rose 3.82
209. Mario Chalmers 3.82
210. Eric Money 3.81
211. Sedale Threatt 3.80
212. Dave Cowens* 3.80
213. Eddie Jordan 3.80
214. Anthony Carter 3.79
215. Willie Anderson 3.79
216. John Johnson 3.78
217. Ron Lee 3.77
218. Bob Sura 3.77
219. Paul Seymour 3.76
220. Jeff Mullins 3.76
221. George McGinnis 3.76
222. Evan Turner 3.76
223. Walter Davis 3.75
224. Sam Lacey 3.75
225. World B. Free 3.75
226. Bob Weiss 3.74
227. Gene Shue 3.73
228. Kevin Garnett 3.72
229. Kevin Loughery 3.71
230. Brad Daugherty 3.70
231. Jack McMahon 3.70
232. Lamar Odom 3.70
233. Jim Price 3.70
234. Toni Kukoc 3.69
235. Kevin Durant 3.69
236. Rodney Stuckey 3.67
237. Darwin Cook 3.67
238. Carl Braun 3.67
239. Dee Brown 3.66
240. Alex English* 3.65
241. Sidney Moncrief 3.64
242. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3.63
243. Marques Johnson 3.62
244. Butch Beard 3.62
245. Doug Christie 3.62
246. Gerald Henderson 3.61
247. Rodney McCray 3.58
248. Marko Jaric 3.58
249. John Paxson 3.57
250. Delonte West 3.56

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player APG
1. Larry Brown* 6.67
2. Bill Melchionni 6.06
3. Mack Calvin 5.75
4. Louie Dampier* 5.55
5. Warren Jabali 5.34
6. Al Smith 5.32
7. Jimmy Jones 5.10
8. George Lehmann 5.02
9. Chuck Williams 4.84
10. Julius Erving* 4.80
11. Don Buse 4.73
12. Joe Caldwell 4.43
13. James Silas 4.31
14. Freddie Lewis 4.20
15. Fatty Taylor 4.06
16. Ron Boone 3.88
17. Larry Jones 3.86
18. Ralph Simpson 3.86
19. Roger Brown* 3.83
20. George Thompson 3.67
21. Donnie Freeman 3.63
22. Ted McClain 3.63
23. Bill Keller 3.56
24. Glen Combs 3.52
25. Gerald Govan 3.18
26. Willie Wise 3.06
27. Artis Gilmore* 3.03
28. Gene Littles 2.97
29. Rich Jones 2.84
30. Walter Simon 2.75
31. Steve Jones 2.27
32. Cincinnatus Powell 2.22

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